Light at the End of the Tunnel for shelly lovegrove
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I made a decision a long time ago to enter a pic in every JPG Theme that I could, but this one is difficult for me to do. You see I don’t think my photos are underrated. I think they are overrated. At the moment I have 197 hot photos and most of my photos receive double-digit favorites and props. So I’ve decided to bring back a photo that I’ve deleted, not because JPG members did underrate it, but because it was a victim of my own tendency to underrate my photos.
JPG doesn’t allow large sets of photos so when I did my 365 Days photo shoot I left only a few of them on JPG and uploaded all 365 of them on Flickr in one large set. I would have had to create 33 photo essays on JPG. I’m on day 207 of another 365 day photo shoot where I dedicate a photo a day to some JPG member. Once again the entire 365 photos will appear on Flickr in one large set while only a few will remain on JPG.
Often the members I dedicate photos to have not received the attention they deserve. It is my hope that my link to their site might help.
This photo was one I uploaded for Sean-Michael Gettys’ Invisible Self Portrait series. It was my Week 2 entry in that series.
One of my favorite mistakes, this photo was a failed attempt at blur photography while riding the John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) Skytrain.
Canon EOS 350Dcamera with a Sigma AF 18-200mm DC OS Zoom lens
22 May 2011
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